"Not published. Only one hundred and fifty copies printed."
Dedication dated September 10, 1835
Date at foot of spine: 1836
Descriptive remarks and poetry interspersed, signed B.H
Frontispiece port. of Soane "engraved by Charles Turner, A.R.A., from a bust by Francis Chantrey." Some of the plates have legend: On stone by C.J. Richardson, printed by C. Hullmandel." Others have legend: Drawn on zinc by C.J. Richardson, printed by Day & Haghe. Wood-engraved tailpiece, p. 22, signed: S. Williams. In-text wood engraving on p. 43 signed: Harvey, S. Williams. Ill. on p. 75 depicting medal to Soane from "the British architects" has legend: Engraved by Freebairn, from a drawing by Corbould
First and last leaves (otherwise blank) have printed notice: Bound by J. Smith, 49, Long Acre
Library's c. 1 inscribed on t.p. in black ink: To P.F. Robinson, Esq. F.S.A. F.G.S. / &c. &c. &c / From the Author, with his best wishes; the t.p. is signed at the foot: John Soane. Copy 2 is signed at the foot of the t.p.: John Soane